A Guide to O’Hare Airport for Wheelchair Users

Travelling through O’Hare on a wheelchair? The foot traffic can make navigating the 6th biggest airport in the world a challenge. Although, the airport is generally accessible, offering mobility assistance and facilities compliant to national accessibility guidelines. As for getting to and from O’Hare, that’s where private NEMT comes in.

Top 5 Seat Cushion Options for Wheelchairs

There are Different Types of Seat Cushions for Individual Needs If wheelchair users need a little more comfort, they can opt for different types of wheelchair cushions according to their needs. There are problems that can arise if wheelchair cushions are not used such as back pain (especially without proper lumbar support) and pressure sores […]

How Orland Park Wheelchair Users are Getting to Medical Appointments

Accessible Transportation for Wheelchair Users in Orland Park As people still need to meet their regular health needs, transportation becomes a major concern when getting to their medical appointments. Suburban areas such as Orland Park know this importance too well, prompting the need to get reliable, safe and accessible transportation to get around. Is Public […]

Ambulance Service and NEMT: What’s the Difference?

When you think of medical transportation, the first thing that pops into your head may be the “ambulance.” Plenty of people who may not be familiar with non-emergency medical transportation, often equating it to ambulance transportation. Although they both serve the same core purpose of transportation patients, there are big differences between the two.

Gaining Independence by Utilizing Wheelchair Accessible Transportation Services

Access to Reliable & Safe Transportation Can Make All The Difference Wheelchair users may oftentimes feel a limited sense of freedom because of their condition, facing many challenges as they go about their everyday activities. Overcoming adversities to complete tasks or activities independently may impact morale positively, even more so when accessibility resources are provided […]

Wheelchair-Accessible Places for All Ages in Chicago

Chicago Safety Measures and Accessibility With the current health crisis, several aspects of normal life have been affected. While there are many restrictions in place to keep our community safe, there is still plenty you can do to get out and have a little fun. Social distancing and increased sanitation efforts have been adapted by […]